"quelle surprise" meaning in English

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Phrase

IPA: /ˌkɛl sə(ɹ)ˈpɹiːz/
Etymology: Borrowed from French quelle surprise (“what a surprise”). Etymology templates: {{bor|en|fr|quelle surprise||what a surprise}} French quelle surprise (“what a surprise”) Head templates: {{head|en|phrase|head=quelle surprise}} quelle surprise
  1. (idiomatic, sarcastic) What a surprise. Tags: idiomatic, sarcastic
    Sense id: en-quelle_surprise-en-phrase-0a4si7Sm Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header

Alternative forms

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